To strengthen Peru’s resilience to
natural hazards and climate change by supporting the Government of Peru in the
preparation and implementation of key disaster risk management instruments such
as: (i) the Disaster Risk Management Plan (PLANAGERD), (ii) normative
instruments of the recently approved Sustainable Urban Development Law (which
incorporates DRM into urban planning) and (iii) the recently approved National
Housing and Urban Policy.

This will
be achieved inter-alia through the:

(i)
Review/comment key instruments for territorial
planning and disaster risk management (including the PLANAGERD),

(ii)
Provide technical assistance for the
implementation of the new regulation for establishment and operation of Emergency
Operations Centers (EOCs).

(iii)
Provide technical assistance and guidance for
the implementation of the National Housing and Urban Policy by sharing good
international practices/experience.

Which Areas of Engagement are covered by this grant?

Open Access to Risk Information
Hydromet Services and Early Warning Systems
Inclusive Disaster Risk Management and Gender Equality
The Challenge Fund

Sendai Priorities

Priority 1Understanding disaster risk
Priority 2Strengthening disaster risk governance to manage disaster risk
Priority 3Investing in disaster risk reduction for resilience
Priority 4Enhancing disaster preparedness for effective response and to “Build Back Better” in recovery, rehabilitation and reconstruction